A New York City man credits his guide dog for saving his life after he fainted and fell onto subway tracks on Tuesday, just as a train was approaching. The dog, Orlando, is credited with nudging his owner Cecil Williams into a space between the train and its rails, as at least one subway car rolled over them. Orlando walked away without a scratch and his owner was hospitalized with minor injuries.
Here's a look at the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Oct. 1.
Broadcasters could be fined for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans.
Kansas City beat Oakland in a thrilling do-or-die playoff to eke out a victory in their first postseason game for 29 years.
Refugee processing centers in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala will try to deter unaccompanied minors from crossing the border on their own.
A man who flew from Liberia to Texas has become the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus to be diagnosed in America.